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30 year roof shingle
Posted on February 6, 2019 by baker-admin
A 30 - year roof will last 30 years, right? Wrong. 30 - year shingles also known as laminated, dimensional or architectural shingles typically do not last 30 years. 20, 40, or 50 - year shingle will not last their designated years either. It is a common misconception and a point of confusion for many homeowners. Thus, trying to make a responsible decision in a roofing system can become difficult. Read More...
old roof granule loss
Posted on February 6, 2019 by baker-admin
Asphalt shingles are made up of 3 main components: a mat of fiberglass or some other kind of polyester or organic mat, two layers of asphalt that sandwich the mat between them, and a top coat of ceramic mineral granules embedded into the asphalt. It is these granules that give the asphalt layer it’s protective armor shielding against impacts and UV rays, also adding fire resistant properties. (more…) Read More...
best type of roof
Posted on February 6, 2019 by baker-admin
Choosing a roof is one of the most important choices a homeowner will have to make. Your roof is your ultimate line of defense from the hail, wind and raging Texas storms. After only just a few minutes of searching, it is easy to see there are very many options available. How do you choose? What is the best roof for Texas homeowners? A Roof for Every House When choosing a roofing system there is more to consider than just style or aesthetics. Read More...
Solar panel on roof
Posted on February 5, 2019 by baker-admin
Need a BIG Tax Reduction? Go Solar! Here’s what you need to know about the 2019 solar tax credit. If you want to take advantage of the 30% Federal Solar Tax Credit, then you better start planning now. 2019 will be the last year the IRS will be offering a 30% solar tax credit and by 2022 you will have missed your opportunity altogether. What is the Solar Tax Credit? Read More...
Dallas Roof installation
Posted on December 20, 2018 by baker-admin
When a large storm hits, bringing heavy winds and hail, it can be a very confusing time for a homeowner. Roofing companies from all over will be knocking on your door and leaving door hangers, business cards, and even brochures behind. While some will be reputable roofing companies, many will not be very trustworthy. So, how do you choose the right roofer for your home? Here are 5 tips to choose the right roofing contractor. Read More...
galvalume metal roof Dallas
Posted on December 10, 2018 by baker-admin
If you have been looking into sustainable and long-lasting roofing systems then you may have come across metal roofing and quickly realized how many options there are on the market today. With names like standing seam, impressed metal, r-panel… What does it all mean? What are the different types of metal roofing? Let's look a few of the most popular and common types. Read More...
ridge vent on shingle roof
Posted on November 30, 2018 by baker-admin
Choosing a roof ventilation system can be difficult sometimes when considering the many different options of roof vents are on the market today.  Let’s first discuss the reason you need roof ventilation system and the benefits to each of them and then how to choose. (more…) Read More...
Common Roof Repairs After A Storm
Posted on May 16, 2018 by Kory Ladd
Even if a storm didn’t contain hail, a tornado or a deluge of rain, the wind it contains can still damage your roof. Every thunderstorm comes with at least a straight-line wind burst. Most are harmless unless your roof is already in failing condition. But, wind bursts at 50-60 mph will cause damage in any neighborhood. Debris can be blown around, tree branches begin breaking off and power lines can come down. Read More...
Hail Damage Roof Repair
Posted on May 16, 2018 by Kory Ladd
Spring in Texas equals thunderstorms, tornado warnings, wind and hail. While tornadoes are most feared, wind and hail on their own can do quite a bit of damage to your home and business. Roofs are often the most susceptible part of a property. If your neighborhood has experienced a hail storm recently, you may see clear signs of damage. You may notice obvious things like pings in siding or gutters, or even broken windows. Read More...

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